General Hospital Daily Recaps: 2014
GH summaries from 2014
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January 6 to 10, 2014
Nathan told Sam that Silas was married, so Sam confronted Silas about the information. Silas admitted that he was married, but he explained that his wife had been lingering in a coma for over twenty years. According to Silas, his wife had taken an overdose of pills after she had learned about his affair with Ava. Nathan met his new partner, Dante. Dante was surprised when Nathan theorized that Silas had tried to kill Nina Clay. Rafe feared that he might have gotten T.J. into big trouble by informing Anna that T.J. had witnessed the shooting at the warehouse. Shawn made it clear to Anna that she couldn't question T.J. without an attorney present. Heather kidnapped Carly and then forced Carly to sign a letter that Heather had composed explaining Carly's disappearance. Michael was certain that Franco had harmed Carly. Kiki and Franco feared that Ava might have followed through on a threat against Carly. Julian decided to plant Morgan as a mole in Sonny's organization, so Julian insisted that Morgan end things with Ava to convince Sonny that Morgan had broken ties with the Jeromes. Robin overheard Felix tell Patrick that Sabrina was pregnant. Carlos suggested that he and Sabrina leave town and raise her baby together. Patrick went to Sabrina's apartment to talk to her about the baby.
January 13 to 17, 2014
Heather hid Carly in the Quartermaine boathouse and then took steps to frame Franco for Carly's "murder." Carly tried to persuade Heather to stop things before they went too far, but Heather was determined to punish Franco for stabbing Heather and then burying her alive. Scott was forced to issue an arrest warrant for Franco. Tracy sent Luke to the boathouse to take care of a vermin problem. Luke was shocked when he found Carly bound, gagged, and tethered to the boathouse floor. Shawn questioned if Morgan could be trusted, but Sonny assured Shawn that Morgan had truly cut ties with the Jeromes. Sonny confided to Morgan that Duke had been secretly helping Sonny to take down Julian. Olivia evicted Julian from the hotel. Bobbie called Lucas to tell him about Carly's disappearance, so he raced to his mother's side. Julian learned that Lucas was his biological son. Lulu met Nathan but didn't tell Nathan that she was Dante's wife. Carlos claimed that he was the father of Sabrina's baby, so Sabrina went along with the lie. Robin was relieved when Patrick told her that he wasn't the father of Sabrina's baby. A.J. had a flashback that made him realize that someone else might have been at Crimson on the night of Connie's murder.
January 20 to 24, 2014
Everyone was stunned when it was announced that Liesl Obrecht was the hospital's new chief of staff. The chairman of the board explained that Liesl had cut a deal with the World Security Bureau. Liesl contacted a mystery person to thank the person for securing the chief of staff position for her. Heather and her henchmen arrived at the boathouse as Luke tried to set Carly free. Heather decided to move Carly to the Wyndemere stables. Heather made up a story to explain her presence in the stables when Cam, Emma, and Spencer encountered Heather. Sonny and Duke set a trap that confirmed Sonny's suspicions that Morgan still worked for the Jeromes. Lucas learned that Julian was alive when Lucas had an encounter with his father. Lucas spent the night with Brad. Anna caught Duke in a lie. Scott and Lucy made love again. Mac confronted Scott when Felicia told Mac about Scott and Lucy's indiscretion. Franco turned to Kiki for help and explained that he had been framed. Kiki lied to Michael when he asked if Franco had contacted her. Elizabeth overheard Felix promise Sabrina that he wouldn't tell Patrick that Patrick was the father of Sabrina's baby. Sam met with Mr. Nakamura, the pharmacist who had filled the prescription for the antidepressant that Nathan accused Silas of using in an attempt to kill Silas' wife. Mr. Nakamura claimed that he had filled the prescription for Silas, so Nathan arrested Silas.
January 27 to 31
Julian confronted Duke on the piers, but Duke turned the tables on Julian when Sonny and Shawn stepped out of the shadows. Sonny invited Duke to take the first swing at Julian. Later, Julian went to the police station to tell Anna that Duke had been working for Sonny. Duke confessed the truth to Anna and made it clear that he would continue to work for Sonny until Julian was no longer a threat to Duke's loved ones, including Anna. Robert bid farewell to Port Charles when Holly called to ask for Robert's help because Ethan had landed in some trouble. Britt became jealous when she saw Nikolas and Elizabeth during a close moment. Elizabeth admitted that she was not happy that Nikolas and Britt were involved. Heather tried to enlist Spencer and Cameron's help to kill the "chupacabra" under a blanket where Heather had hidden a tightly bound and gagged Carly. Emma overheard Elizabeth urge Sabrina to tell Patrick that he was the father of Sabrina's baby. Robin received a visit from the new director of the World Security Bureau, Victor Cassadine. Victor revealed that he needed Robin's help because Helena and Stavros were not dead. Silas was arrested when a pharmacist revealed that Silas had filled the prescription of the antidepressant that had put Nina Clay in a coma. Sam learned that Silas had a strong motive to kill Nina. Franco turned to Kevin for help, but Kevin put Franco's fate in Scott's hands. Scott sent the police to pick Franco up. Kiki decided to pay Heather a visit at Miscavige to make certain that Heather was locked up. Kiki was unaware that the patient that she saw was actually Luke wearing a wig. Sonny agreed to give Morgan a second chance, provided that Morgan ended things with Ava. Alexis shared a heated kiss with Julian.
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February 3 to 7, 2014
Victor Cassadine, the new director of the World Security Bureau, returned to Port Charles to ask Robin to revive Helena and Stavros Cassadine, who lingered in a cryogenic stasis. Robin refused to consider it until Victor revealed that Jason Morgan was also in suspended animation and would remain so unless Robin helped Helena and Stavros. Robin was shocked when Victor explained that she had to leave town for an undetermined time and not tell anyone where she was going or the real reason that she was leaving. Sabrina decided to tell Patrick the truth about the baby because Emma had overheard Sabrina and Elizabeth talking about Patrick being the baby's father. Julian was not pleased to learn that Lucas was gay. Nikolas confided to Elizabeth that Brad was not Ben's father. Elizabeth became suspicious when she discovered that Dante and Ben suffered from latex fruit syndrome, so she enlisted Felix's help to collect a DNA sample from Dante, while she obtained a sample of Ben's DNA. Kiki was arrested after she helped Franco escape. Michael felt betrayed by Kiki's support of Franco. Franco was stunned when he discovered that Heather's grave was empty except for a bloody sheet and a note written in blood, vowing revenge. Franco turned to Scott for help. Carly and Heather were buried beneath the rubble when a portion of the catacombs collapsed. A.J. recalled seeing Ava arrive at Crimson on the night of Connie's murder.
February 10 to 14, 2014
After meeting Danny, Robin decided to go along with Victor's plan. Ava agreed to turn on Julian and help Sonny, so she and Morgan could be together. Elizabeth and Felix ran a DNA test that confirmed that Dante was Ben's father. Elizabeth confronted Britt with the results of the test and advised Britt to tell Nikolas the truth because Elizabeth intended to tell Dante about his son. Lulu had a dream that Ben was her and Dante's son. Nikolas decided to propose marriage to Britt and enlisted Spencer's help to pick out an engagement ring. Brad told Lucas that he and Lucas could only be friends because Brad wanted a relationship with Felix. Julian turned to Alexis for advice about Lucas. After a heart-to-heart talk with Alexis, Julian reached out to Lucas and apologized for the way that he reacted when Lucas had revealed that he was gay. Lucas accepted Julian's apology when Julian made it clear that he wanted a relationship with his son. Scott went to the Miscavige Institute to check on Heather but was shocked when a drugged Luke was in Heather's room. Heather's henchman locked Scott into a padded cell with Luke. Franco was shot while rescuing Carly. Heather was taken into custody and returned to the Miscavige, while Carly and Franco were rushed to the hospital. Michael continued to blame Franco for what had happened to Carly and felt betrayed because Kiki had helped Franco escape.
February 17 to 21, 2014
Anna rescued Luke and Scott from Miscavige. Tracy became alarmed by the change in Luke, which was attributed to the drugs that Luke had been given during his weeks at Miscavige. Robin confessed to Patrick why she had to leave town. Patrick objected to Robin abandoning her family to save Jason, but Robin insisted that she couldn't live with herself if she didn't help Jason. Emma was heartbroken when she was told that Robin would be leaving. Britt was forced to reveal that Dante was Ben's father, but she carefully placed all of the blame on her mother and denied that she had known that Liesl had used Dante's sperm. Britt remained quiet about who Ben's real mother was. Nikolas believed Britt's lies and proposed. Britt happily agreed to marry Nikolas. Dante met his son, but it was bittersweet for Lulu. Nikolas was shaken by Elizabeth's declaration of love and insisted that he had moved on as she had asked. Julian confronted Ava about downloading information from his laptop. Ava made it clear that she wouldn't hesitate to kill her brother if he made a move against her. Sonny informed Ava that Julian had a silent partner who had been bankrolling Julian's business ventures for years. Franco underwent lifesaving surgery and then was reunited with Carly. Felix discovered that Brad had been spending time with Lucas. T.J. rented a room at Metro Court for a special night with Molly.
February 24 to 28
Molly was furious that her mother had interrupted Molly's special night with T.J. and accused Alexis of treating her like a child. Alexis was stunned when Ric sided with Molly. Olivia realized that Ric might be in town because Ric was bankrolling Julian's organization. Sonny confronted his brother, but Ric insisted that he was in town to spend time with Molly. Ava confessed to Carlos that she had murdered Connie, so she enlisted Carlos to kill A.J. before A.J. could implicate Ava. Luke and Tracy thwarted Carlos' attempt to kill A.J. A.J. realized that Ava had killed Connie when he remembered that Connie had been alive when he had left Connie's office. Franco tried to persuade Carly to walk away from him because he didn't want to cause problems between Carly and Michael, but Carly insisted that she loved Franco. Michael and Kiki agreed to slow things down because they realized that they didn't know each other as well as they had thought. Sam and Silas went to New York City to enlist Delia's help to trick Mr. Nakamura into confessing that he was in cahoots with Ava. However, the plan went awry when it was revealed that Mr. Nakamura was dead. Nathan confronted Silas about Mr. Nakamura's "suicide." Sam revealed that Ava had been in town and could have killed Mr. Nakamura. Silas decided that it was time to pay Nina a visit. Robin and Anna shared a touching goodbye. Robin promised to find her way back home. Nikolas assured Elizabeth that she would always be part of his family and his best friend.
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March 3 to 7, 2014
Molly resented Alexis keeping Molly and T.J. apart, so Molly decided to move in with her father. Ric reconnected with Elizabeth and invited her out to dinner. A.J. recalled Connie being alive when he had left her office, so he realized that Ava had murdered Connie. Ava pulled a gun on A.J. when he confronted her with the truth. Sonny shot A.J. when he walked in on a violent altercation between Ava and A.J. Sonny and Ava covered their tracks and left A.J. bleeding to death in Ava's apartment. Julian became the prime suspect when he was found holding the gun that had been used to shoot A.J. A.J. was rushed to the hospital in critical condition. Alexis asked Ric to represent Julian. Silas and Sam became concerned when Nina disappeared from the Crichton-Clark facility. A cloud of suspicion fell over Silas when Mr. Nakamura died of an overdose in the same hotel where Silas had been staying. A mystery person watched Silas and Sam at Ryan's bar. Robin left town with Victor and was taken to the Crichton-Clark facility where her work to revive Jason, Helena, and Stavros would begin. Tracy accepted Luke's proposal of marriage, but she realized that something was wrong with Luke after a nasty confrontation between Luke and Monica. Duke was put in a difficult position when Sonny asked Duke to provide Sonny with an alibi and then Anna questioned Duke about Sonny's whereabouts during the time of the shooting.
March 10 to 14, 2014
Duke provided Sonny with an alibi. Ric agreed to be Julian's attorney. A.J. woke up and cleared Julian of the shooting but suffered an aneurysm before he could reveal that Sonny had pulled the trigger. Ava slipped into A.J.'s hospital room, determined to make certain that he didn't wake up, but A.J.'s survival instincts kicked in and foiled her plans. Carlos was rattled when he overheard Anna tell Dante that the key to solving A.J.'s shooting was to find the intruder who had tried to kill A.J. in the Quartermaine mansion. Nikolas wasn't pleased when Elizabeth agreed to attend Nikolas and Britt's engagement party with Ric. Tracy became concerned when Luke cruelly lashed out at Monica for suggesting that he wanted to marry Tracy for her money. Tracy turned to Kevin for help, so Kevin paid Scott a visit to get insight into what had happened to Luke at Miscavige. Kiki was horrified when Luke groped her, but she decided to keep silent about the incident when she learned that Luke and Tracy were engaged. However, Luke continued to make unwanted advances until Morgan was forced to intercede on Kiki's behalf. Morgan warned Luke to stay away from Kiki, but Luke wasn't intimidated. Nina's mother, Madeline, stopped by Silas' office to ask him to sign papers relinquishing all rights to Nina's fortune, but Silas refused to cooperate until he knew what had happened to Nina. After Madeline left Silas' office, she paid Nathan a visit. Patrick had an angry outburst in Kelly's that left Emma in tears. Lulu continued to dream that Ben was her son. Britt and Liesl had an emotional breakthrough when Britt told Liesl about the engagement. Felix walked in on Brad and Lucas kissing. A woman from Shawn's past stopped by Kelly's.
March 17 to 21, 2014
A.J. slipped into a coma during surgery to repair an aneurysm. Patrick felt responsible for A.J.'s condition because Patrick realized that he might not have been ready to operate after everything that had happened with Robin. Sonny enlisted Alexis' help to question Julian about Julian's association with Ric. T.J.'s mother, Jordan, arrived in Port Charles and decided to stay when T.J. refused to return to Maryland with her. Luke continued to make inappropriate passes at Kiki despite her insistence that she was not interested in him. Tracy became suspicious when she saw Luke hovering near Kiki, so Luke lied and claimed that he had rebuffed Kiki's advances. Nikolas ordered Luke to leave the engagement party when Luke remarked that Britt was "one hot piece of ass." Brad encouraged Britt to write Lulu a letter of apology and then burn it to purge Britt's feelings of guilt over stealing Ben from Lulu. Britt unwittingly grabbed the wrong envelope, not realizing that she had left the letter of confession behind in the conference room at the hospital. Cam made an origami heart for Emma with the flyer that Britt had written on and then gave the present to Emma. In a fit of jealousy, Spencer snatched the origami heart away from Emma and then threw it on the ground. Later, Elizabeth found the crumbled origami heart and discovered that it was a letter from Britt to Lulu. Olivia noticed that Ben looked a lot like Lulu and mentioned it to Lulu. Nathan was revealed to be Nina's brother. Julian had a clandestine meeting with Luke in the stables.
March 24 to 28, 2014
Spencer secretly overheard a revealing conversation between Luke and Julian when Luke was revealed to be Julian's moneyman. Elizabeth found Britt's letter of confession to Lulu and then shared with Lulu. Lulu confronted Britt during the engagement party about stealing Dante and Lulu's frozen embryos and giving birth to their son, Ben. Nikolas lashed out at Elizabeth and publicly humiliated her before throwing her out of Wyndemere. Crushed, Elizabeth returned home with Ric. Ric declared his feelings for Elizabeth and kissed her, but she rebuffed his advances because she still loved Nikolas. Nikolas broke off his engagement to Britt and ended their relationship. Liesl kidnapped Ben and showed up at Elizabeth's house, where Liesl held Elizabeth at gunpoint until Britt was released from jail. Dante arrested Britt for stealing the embryos. Britt denied any involvement with Ben's kidnapping and offered to help the police find Liesl and Ben. Lulu made it clear that she wanted Britt to pay for what she had put Dante and Lulu through. Nathan was devastated when Madeline revealed that his sister, Nina, had died of pneumonia weeks earlier. Silas proved that he had never been interested in Nina's money by signing documents relinquishing all claims to her estate, but Madeline insisted that it had been an empty gesture because Silas was a successful doctor. Nathan received proof that Silas' alibi for the time of Nakamura's death had checked out. Carly was stunned when A.J. woke up from the coma and revealed that Sonny had shot him because of Ava. Monica and Michael were horrified when A.J.'s vitals crashed as they entered his hospital room. Julian and Alexis made love.
March 31 to April 4, 2014
A.J. suffered a fatal seizure and died. Monica was heartbroken by the loss of her son and wondered why she should go on when all of her loved ones were dead. Emily and A.J.'s spirits visited Monica in her time of need to assure Monica that she was not alone because she had Michael and Danny. Emily, with the help of Lila, Edward, and Alan, guided A.J. to heaven. Carly confronted Sonny about A.J.'s deathbed confession that Sonny had shot A.J. because of Ava. Sonny confided everything to Carly and asked if Carly would keep his secret. Carly agreed not to tell Michael the truth about who had murdered A.J. because she believed that Sonny had been a better father to Michael than A.J. ever could have been. Sam and Silas enlisted Nathan's help to set a trap for Ava to prove that Ava had been the one to kill Nina and Nakamura. Nathan was shocked when the person they ensnared was his mother, Madeline. Liesl took Ben to Elizabeth's house and hid there until Britt was released from jail. Diane pointed out that Britt hadn't broken any laws by stealing Dante and Lulu's frozen embryos. Liesl reached out to her daughter to let Britt know where Ben was. Britt turned against Liesl by returning to the police station. Nikolas was certain that someone had been at Elizabeth's house, but Lulu assured him that Ric hadn't spent the night with Elizabeth. Nikolas decided to return to Elizabeth's house to investigate and was greeted by Liesl. Luke revealed that he intended to open a drug trade in Port Charles.
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April 7 to 11, 2014
Madeline confessed that she had given Nina an overdose of antidepressants because Nina had been pregnant with Silas' baby, and Madeline had hoped to trigger a miscarriage. Nathan was forced to arrest Madeline for the murders of both Nina and Mr. Nakamura. Britt helped the police rescue Ben from Liesl as Liesl hid out at Elizabeth's house and held Nikolas and Elizabeth hostage. Elizabeth was shot while Nikolas and Liesl struggled for the gun. Elizabeth was rushed to the hospital and was expected to make a full recovery. Dante and Lulu decided to name their son Rocco. Liesl was arrested and, in a shocking twist, was revealed to be Madeline's younger sister and Nathan's biological mother. Liesl asked to see Dante to request that he drop all charges against her in exchange for information about his and Lulu's other child. Nathan and Britt bumped into each other at the Floating Rib and decided to drown their sorrows. Afterwards, Britt accepted Nathan's invitation to go home with him. Maxie returned from her trip abroad with a lover named Levi. Maxie was delighted when she learned the news about Dante and Lulu's son. Carly confided to Franco that Sonny had shot A.J. and that Ava had been present at the time of the shooting. Carly suspected that Ava had another secret and was determined to find out what it was. Sonny was startled when Ric revealed that Luke had warned him that Sonny was gunning for Ric. Nikolas told Spencer that Britt and Ben had moved out. Spencer warned Nikolas that Luke intended to hurt Sonny.